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About Shanks Farm B&B

Shanks Farm B&B offers comfortable and beautiful accommodation situated just outside of Steynsburg, off the R56. This is a small town nestled in a ring of mountains and hills.The farm offers two relaxed rooms with lovely garden surroundings. The Family Room faces the garden and can sleep four guests with DStv access and air conditioner. The Twin Room sleeps two guests with local channels only. Continental breakfasts are in rooms, however we do offer an option for self-catering.Full kitchen/dining room is available for use by quests to prepare meals or alternatively where establishment will serve meals on request.

  • Response Rate: 94%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 4 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 14 Reviews

Facilities

  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Satellite TV*
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Availability and pricing

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  • Twin Room Sleeps 2 Includes: B & B This room is equipped with two single beds, an en-suite bathroom and a kitchen for self-catering purposes. Private braai... see more Features:  Local channels, En-suite, Shower only, Self-catering, Single beds, Garden views see more Local channels, En-suite, Shower only, Self-catering, Single beds, Garden views, Heater, Television, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
    from €43 For 2 guests
    • Adults
      • Family Room Sleeps 4 Includes: B & B This room is comfortably furnished with a double bed and two single beds, and it has a kitchenette for self-catering... see more Features:  Double beds, DStv, En-suite, Self-catering, Single beds, Garden views see more Double beds, DStv, En-suite, Self-catering, Single beds, Garden views, Air-Conditioning, Fan, Heater, Television, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
        from €54 For 2 guests
        • Adults

          Reviews for Shanks Farm B&B

          14 guest reviews Reviews of

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          Barbara Mackenzie
          06 January 2018

          Lovely garden with place for children to play. Very helpful and caring hostess. The only advice I would give is to suggest that a top sheet be supplied when weather is hot as a duvet is a bit too warm

          George Kelly
          21 August 2017

          Maureen was a superb hostess. The evening meal she served, was really good. Room was very comfortable. In all honesty we could not fault a single thing.

          Fiona Sparapano
          24 July 2017

          We only stayed 1 night, but were met with great hospitality. Our room was spacious, comfortable and warm which was great as it was freezing outside. We were provided with a delicious evening meal, which all of us including my 6 and 8 year girls old loved! The highlight for my girls was definitely playing with the dogs in the morning. Would definitely stay there again.

          Francis Harrison
          30 May 2017

          accommodation somewhat crowded' no space in room otherwise adequate w[th friendly owners..

          RAYMOND D DEFTEREOS, South Africa
          17 January 2017

          We stayed at Shanks as an alternate to Gariep dam. This is a small property with one 4 bed and one 2 bed unit on the farm. My kids had a great time playing with the friendly collie dogs and swimming in the pool. I really found this a good stop over, but it does have about a km of gravel road, so if you have a super low car, give it a skip.

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          Shanks Farm B&B Map

          Shanks Farm B&B is 8.3km from the centre of Steynsburg , the nearest airport 244.8km (Bloemfontein Airport).
          *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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